Moody’s changes its outlook of Egypt to negative from stable

Fri, 27 May 2022 - 12:54 GMT

The agency attributed the change in its outlook to the inflation in the food prices, saying that if the government could not mitigate such raises in prices, it would cause “social tensions,” despite the foreign financial support of the Gulf States Council (GCC) and the prospect of a new IMF program.

Indian passenger barred entry at Cairo Airport over COVID infection

Mon, 31 May 2021 - 02:12 GMT

The Quarantine authorities at Cairo International Airport barred a family coming from a Riyadh from entry, as did not submit a PCR test of their children.

107-year old Iraq woman recovers from coronavirus: directorate

Fri, 17 Apr 2020 - 01:03 GMT

In a brief statement, the Dhi Qar directorate said the woman tested negative for coronavirus.

Egypt reports slight decrease in coronavirus death rate

Thu, 16 Apr 2020 - 01:26 GMT

The death toll since the novel virus emerged in Egypt now stands at 183, based on the latest data on Wednesday evening.